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Is A Gum Lift Right For You?

Is A Gum Lift Right For You?

When thinking about your smile, you might only think about the condition of your teeth as a factor. Your gums play a big role in the appearance of your smile. Excessive gum tissue can cause what is called a “gummy smile” and can lead to self-consciousness. A gummy smile can be happen when the gums… Read more »

Is Xylitol Good For Your Teeth?

It seems to some people that the benefits of xylitol are being overlooked. Considering that over 25 percent of American children from 2 to 5 years of age suffer from tooth decay, 50 percent between 12 and 15 years of age, and that Americans miss 51 million hours of school and 164 million hours of… Read more »

Lake Forest Cosmetic Dentist Honors Famous Dentists in History

Like other forms of medicine, dentistry has had a long, interesting history that dates back to ancient civilizations. For example, ancient Sumerians chewed on tree twigs to clean their teeth and ancient Egyptians used ground pumice and vinegar as dentifrice. Thankfully, brilliant minds in the past have contributed to what modern dentistry has become today…. Read more »

Brush Before Bed?

Get home, check the mail, exercise, eat dinner, watch some TV or read, then shower, brush your teeth, and hit the sack. This is the routine for most Americans between 5 and 11pm, Monday through Friday. It seems like a good routine. There’s a balance of exercise, fueling the body, relaxing, and being responsible. Oral… Read more »